The recently registered Yanbu Aramco Sinopec Refining Company or YASREF is a joint venture with Saudi Aramco retaining 62.5% equity share and China Petrochemical Corporation (Sinopec) retaining 37.5% equity share in the company. YASREF is a full-conversion world class refinery that will be built to manage 400,000 barrels per day. It is located in Yanbu Industrial City along the Red Sea, on the west coast of Saudi Arabia.The refinery will process Arabian Heavy crude to produce high–quality refined products that will meet the most stringent global product specifications and is expected to begin operations late 2014.
The refinery will benefit from the availability of the Arabian Heavy crude oil supply while utilizing the excellent facilities and infrastructure of the Yanbu’ industrial city such as power and water grids and residential area.
•Represent organization in variety of legal functions inside and outside the organization to support the management initiatives and safe guard the organization with legal information.
•Reviews, examines, and provides recommendations for the purpose of ensuring that all legally binding instruments are consistent with the Kingdom’s and organizations rules and regulations.
•Negotiates and drafts agreements, contracts with local and international partners and parties; and ensures that said arrangements serve the best interests of organization. Also provide consultancy in new business or government approval from law perspective.
•Develops in coordination with Procurement & Contracts all standard contracts and legal documents to ensure their legal sufficiency.
•Provides expert legal advice on contractual, administrative and all other related matters to all YASREF departments for the purpose of ensuring that the organizations legal rights and privileges are protected.
•Represents the company in the court system and has contacts with service providers to settle differences and protect Company interests.
•To conduct legal research by utilizing various resources and selecting the relevant material to analyze the legal information.
•Inspiring and Influencing Others Decision Making.
•Knowledge of all Saudi Government Laws and international laws.
•Experience in interpreting legislation into practical application.
•Fluent in English.
Bachelor of Law (LLB)